Thursday, August 22, 2013 4:20 pm
Researchers at Arizona State University say rising interest rates don’t appear to be affecting the Phoenix-area housing market, which is making a comeback.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 11:16 am
Union membership in Arizona has slipped to its lowest level in a quarter century.
Monday, December 17, 2012 8:49 am
New home construction is on the rise in the Valley. A report this past week from the Home Builders Association of Central Arizona shows that single family building permits are up nearly 70 percent so far in 2012.
Sunday, May 27, 2012 10:14 am
This is a significant weekend, one that memorializes those who have gone before. Hopefully we feel every, reverent emotion for those who have died in our service and those who developed this country through their sweat and sorrows; not only our dedicated military, but our forefathers who religiously worked to support their families and others who needed a hand up.
Thursday, November 17, 2011 8:00 am
Putting a traditional turkey dinner on the table is going to be
pricier this Thanksgiving.
Friday, January 7, 2011 9:15 am
Metro light-rail ridership is on the rise according to the
Thursday, February 26, 2009 12:00 am
PHOENIX -- Arizona's unemployment rate rose to 7 percent in
January, up from 6.6 percent in December, as the recession slammed
all economic sectors. And it doesn't look like the state
employment's picture is close to hitting bottom yet, a Commerce
Department senior analyst said Thursday.
Friday, November 1, 2013 9:45 am
The accompanying chart graphically displays the unvarnished truth about how David Cavazos worked Phoenix’s pension system to his total advantage.
Friday, August 23, 2013 5:45 am
Droves of Arizonans are planning to send-off summer with labor-less getaways, according to AAA.
Saturday, June 8, 2013 11:07 am
In a unanimous decision this week, the Tempe Union High School District will be asking voters to continue its current level of funding from a maintenance and operations override previously approved by voters.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 9:34 am
Each year, the Arizona Association of Teachers of Mathematics (AATM) sponsors a state-wide Algebra math competition.
Summit School of Ahwatukee algebra students distinguished themselves for the third year in a row, with six students scoring in the top 10 percent in the state. Of the six, one Summit student, Mark Rakowski, tied for the third highest score in the state. Classmate Dillon Shipley tied for the state’s fourth place honor.
Summit students also earned top math honors in 2012 and 2011.
For more information, visit summitschoolaz.org.
Sunday, May 26, 2013 1:09 pm
Forget fears of sequestration. And never mind the hike in payroll taxes that shrunk paychecks.
Thursday, May 9, 2013 4:25 pm
A survey shows U.S. home prices rose 10.5 percent in March compared with a year ago, the biggest gain since March 2006.
Friday, January 25, 2013 6:49 pm
(AP) — The federal government reports that Arizona’s graduation rate for the 2009-2010 was 74.7 percent. That’s below the national average of 78.2 percent.
Sunday, December 30, 2012 2:30 pm
Close to one out of every eight high schoolers who admitted to smoking marijuana recently say they got it from a medical marijuana cardholder.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 2:49 pm
If the federal government was meant to create jobs, it would have created a surplus of them by now, and unemployment would be far below 7.8 percent — considering the exorbitant amount of money the Obama administration has, as it says, “invested” to do so.
Saturday, September 15, 2012 7:00 pm
Salt River Project (SRP) announced Monday it has reduced the proposed rate increase that its board of directors will vote on later this month.
Monday, July 16, 2012 8:49 am
Salt River Project is proposing a 4.8 percent increase in its electricity rates this fall, which would raise the average residential bill $7.14 per month.
Monday, July 2, 2012 9:08 am
Valley home prices have skyrocketed by nearly one-third in the past year as a growing shortage of units for sale keeps boosting housing values.
Friday, March 30, 2012 3:13 pm
As businesses strive to grow out of the Great Recession, a survey found 56 percent of them say their biggest challenge is overcoming the economic downturn.
Friday, March 16, 2012 4:54 pm
Arizonans are continuing to shop — at least for the time being.
Thursday, March 8, 2012 2:50 pm
Arizona's jobless rate dropped three-tenths of a point in January from the month before.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 7:12 am
More than 500 Surprise residents attending a protest Tuesday
night against Arizona American Water Co.’s 82 percent rate hike
request made it clear how they feel with blasts from air horns,
shouts of “No” and applause as speaker after speaker denounced the
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 7:12 am
More than 500 Surprise residents attending a protest Tuesday night against Arizona American Water Co.’s 82 percent rate hike request made it clear how they feel with blasts from air horns, shouts of “No” and applause as speaker after speaker denounced the proposed increase.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 5:00 pm
For the first time since the spring of 2009, the Phoenix-area
foreclosure rate has dropped below 30 percent of the existing-home
transactions in the market. A new report from the W. P. Carey
School of Business at Arizona State University confirms five months
in a row of foreclosure-rate declines.